Category Archives: SINHG

SINHG Goes Maritime

Two SINHG Trips this month took a deep dive (literally, in one case) into Charleston’s maritime heritage with visits to the South Carolina Aquarium and to the Wando Welch Container Terminal, the nation’s 9th largest shipping container terminal. A guided … Continue reading

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SINHG Visits the National Weather Service Facility

Nineteen SINHG members took part in a lively interactive presentation and discussion with Lead Meteorologist Blair Holloway at the National Weather Service facility in North Charleston on Friday, November 8, 2019. The morning’s comprehensive weather-related discussion focused on topics of … Continue reading

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SINHG Fall Agenda Heads Into Final Month

Late autumn SINHG Trips touched on nature, history and the natural sciences in three trips earlier this month, starting with a visit to the historic Morris Island Lighthouse and the surrounding marshes with Dr. Stephen Wise, who vividly narrated the … Continue reading

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SINHG: Explore Charleston’s Very Own Tea Party – November 14

A little known chapter in Charleston’s Revolutionary War history will be the subject of The Seabrook Island Natural History Group’s November Evening Program on Thursday, November 14, 2019 at the Lake House offered by historian and author John Young. The … Continue reading

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SINHG Visits Cape Romaine Wildlife Refuge

Seventeen members of SINHG joined Coastal Expeditions on one of their four trips they make annually to Lighthouse Island in Cape Romaine National Wildlife Refuge! Escorted by a Park Ranger, a member of the US Forestry Service and Naturalists from … Continue reading

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SINHG Visits the H.L. Hunley Submarine

SINHG’ers traveled recently to the old Charleston Navy Yard and the Warren E. Lasch Conservation Center to view the restoration efforts underway on the H.L. Hunley, the Confederate submarine raised from Charleston Harbor some fifteen years ago. We were privileged … Continue reading

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SINHG Coast Guard Trip

Thirty SINHG members recently had the wonderful opportunity to receive a guided tour and explore the US Coast Guard Station Charleston. This immensely popular, informational and educational outing was thoroughly enjoyed by both our morning and afternoon groups. Highly recommended … Continue reading

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SINHG: Charleston History Focus of October Evening Program – October 10

Charleston History October 10, 2019 7:00pm at the Lake House The first two hundred years in Charleston’s growth as the South’s major port city will be the subject of the first SINHG Evening Program of the autumn, presented by Katherine … Continue reading

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SINHG Takes to the Water

After a short delay from hurricane Dorian, SINHG Trips for the fall season have taken to the road. 24 SINHG members boarded the Schooner Pride at the Charleston Marina in late September for a sunset tour of the harbor made … Continue reading

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SINHG Announces Fall Evening Program Schedule

The Seabrook Island Natural History Group (SINHG) launches its fall series of Evening Programs on October 10, 2019 to explore “From Walled City To Reconstruction,” a survey of 200 years of Charleston history presented by Katherine Pemberton of Historic Charleston … Continue reading

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Deadline for SINHG Fall Trips Approaches

SINHG members are reminded that the signup deadline for Fall 2019 trips is fast approaching, on Saturday, August 3, 2019. A complete listing of fall trips and the signup packet can be found at singh.org The Seabrook Island Natural History … Continue reading

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SINHG Wraps Up 2018-2019 Season

The Seabrook Island Natural History Group capped its 2018-2019 SINHG Trips season with a visit to Cypress Gardens, the 170-acre state park in Monck’s Corner recently reopened after restoration efforts from the devastating floods of 2015. Members took to the … Continue reading

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